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Make Your Own Potting Bench in No Time

This DIY garden bench is made from recycled wooden pallets; only the screws are new. The potting bench's 37-inch-high work surface is perfect for …

How to Make Your RAW Files Pop With Lightroom

Have you ever opened your RAW files to see that they lack contrast and saturation? This happens due to the fact that the camera doesn't apply any …

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How To Use Lightroom Filters For Better Editing

At some point in your journey into learning post-production, you are almost certainly going to come across the filter options in Adobe Lightroom. …

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8 Tricks to Make Your Bedroom Look Expensive

Sleep in luxury — no big decorating budget required.<p>1. Overfill your throw pillows.<p>There's something so <i>luxurious</i> about plush, overfilled throw pillows, which go a long way in transforming your bedroom from "everyday" to a bonafide retreat.<p>2. Add a hanging light fixture.<p>The boob lights have got to …

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This Picture Shows How Aperture, Shutter Speed, and ISO Affect Your Photos

Here’s a helpful little infographic that has been floating around the Web. It’s a simple look at how the “exposure triangle” — aperture, shutter …

Depression Cake Is Budget Baking At Its Best

There aren't many good things that came out of the economic tragedy that shook this nation during the 1930s, but there is one we know for sure: Depression Cake. It's a confection named after the Great Depression and brought sweetness and celebration to people who otherwise couldn't afford it. In …

12 Ways to DIY With Essential Oils

Essential oils are definitely making a comeback and with all the health benefits they provide, it’s no wonder. Along with smelling great, there are so many different ways to sneak them into your daily life. If you’re looking to swap your beauty and cleaning products for natural ones, essential oils …

Melomakarona: Greek Christmas Cookies With Olive Oil

This is a fantastic traditional recipe for Greek Christmas cookies with olive oil, honey, walnuts and cinnamon.<p><b>Ingredients:</b><p>500 grams of flour for all purpose<p>250 grams of olive oil<p>½ cup sugar<p>½ glass orange juice<p>2 tablespoons of cognac (brandy)<p>½ teaspoon baking soda<p>1 teaspoon baking powder<p>1 teaspoon …

4 soothing DIY spa gifts for her

One of the best gifts you can give this holiday season is the gift of relaxation.<p>We're taking you and those on your shopping list for a little spa trip. A DIY spa gift is a major win-win: You save money, and your recipient gets some well-deserved pampering. Check out these four ideas for DIY spa …

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5 Fall Soups to Warm You Up

Feel that chill in the air? Warm up with these soul-satisfying autumn soups.<p><b>1. Easy Butternut Squash Soup</b><p>This has got to be the easiest butternut squash soup recipe ever. You start with pre-cut squash from the supermarket, then you throw everything in a pot, simmer it, purée it and you're done. But …

Top 10 Whale and Dolphin Viewings

Visit great mammals of the sea in their summer getaways.<p>From the National Geographic book <i>Four Seasons of Travel</i><p><b>Saguenay–St. Lawrence Marine Park, Quebec, Canada</b> <br>www.quebecmaritime.ca <br>The meeting point of the St. Lawrence River and the Atlantic Ocean is a safe haven for large marine life. In …

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20-Minute Meals | Women's Health

<b>One-Pan Chicken</b><br>Any recipe with "one-pan" in the name gets our vote. This dish requires minimal chopping and features maximum flavor. Did we mention it's ridiculously low in fat? Don't be surprised if you start putting this chicken creation into regular rotation.